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Officials say a 27-year-old man fell to his death at LAX Sunday evening

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
Posted at 9:35 PM, Dec 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-30 13:53:13-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Officials say a 27-year-old man fell to his death at the customs level of the Los Angeles International Airport Sunday evening.

According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, crews responded to the airport at 8:15 p.m. to assist the the man.

When paramedics arrived the man was already dead, according to an LAFD Twitter post.

"Unfortunately, he was beyond medical help and paramedics determined him dead on scene," the post read.

It is not clear how the man fell and whether he is an employee or traveler.